two soldiers jailed for killing protesters in Uganda

Uganda: two soldiers jailed for killing protesters

Two soldiers in Uganda have been condemned by the country’s military court after they were accused of killing three people during protests last year.

The two soldiers killed three in protests following the arrest of then-presidential candidate Robert Kyagulanyi, also known as Bobi Wine, at a campaign rally.

The first soldier was sentenced to life in prison while the second will spend 35 years in prison.

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More than 50 people were killed over two days.

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